Hints & Tips

A Slice Of Heaven In The Dordogne

If you’re looking for a scenic, spacious campsite with secure caravan storage in France, Camping Lune Sur Le Lac in the beautiful Dordogne countryside ticks a lot of boxes.

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Unlearn the city

Living in the city carries certain perks. There’s wifi almost everywhere, and you’re never more than 10 minutes from a decent coffee. Your lunch options are indulgent, and you’re spoiled for choice when it comes…

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How to maintain and store your trailer tent

There are two important elements involved in taking care of a trailer tent: making sure the fabric sections stay dry when stored, clean and in good condition, while ensuring the trailer is in good working…

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How to keep your trailer tent safe from theft, fire and weather damage

The fact that trailer tents are compact, convenient and easy to transport makes them an ideal camping option. Unfortunately, these benefits can also mean that they are an attractive target for thieves, too. Is your…

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Touring caravan checklist: how to adjust and maintain your brakes

All UK caravans are fitted with an ‘over-run’ brake system. The good news is that these systems are safe, effective and relatively easy to maintain. Here, we’ll take a closer look at the standard caravan…

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How to waterproof your tent and protect your belongings

Even where a tent is described as fully waterproof, there’s still the risk of waking up to a damp groundsheet and wet possessions. From dealing with minor repairs through to ensuring your tent is properly…

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A guide to Caravanning for the Disabled and Elderly

Caravanning is a wonderful way to tour the country, explore new places and enjoy the great outdoors, but for those who are disabled or elderly spontaneity is often stalled by the need for comprehensive planning.Making…

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A guide to fire safety in caravans and mobile homes

Government figures indicate that there are around 360 caravan fires each year in the UK. Be aware of the risks and follow these guidelines to keep you and your family safe when using your caravan or mobile…

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Top tips to keep your motorhome windscreen chip-free

Windscreen and glass damage contribute to a huge number of motorhome insurance claims each year. For motorists who’ve only ever encountered car window damage in the past, the repair bill for uninsured motorhome glass damage can come…

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Protect your allotment from insects and pests

Pests and insects are a perennial headache for any allotment holder. Fortunately, there are cheap and relatively easy steps you can take to help keep the problem at bay – without necessarily resorting to a…

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Experts reveal their essential gadgets for camping and caravanning holidays

We’ve enlisted the help of some of our industry friends to reveal the camping and caravanning tools they just can’t do without. From renowned bloggers to YouTubers and even “Mr Caravan” himself, take a look…

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Preparing your caravan for winter storage

With the cold season fast approaching, Phil from Lost Weekends Caravan demonstrates how he prepares his caravan for Winter storage and reveals some little tips and tricks he has learnt over the last few years.

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